If you’re travelling to Albufeira and looking for a hotel that offers self-catering and all-inclusive accommodations, perhaps Luna Alpinus might just fit your bill. Mostly visited by couples, families and group travellers, this destination is ideal for a relaxed seaside retreat.
Guestrooms in Tonoz Beach Hotel are divided into studios, one bedroom and two bedroom apartments. Functional in style, each room features separate well-furnished kitchenette, where you can prepare your own meals. Facilities you will find in all the rooms are TV with satellite, safe deposit box, air conditioning, telephone, WiFi internet, en suite with amenities and private balcony/terrace. The apartments are finished with separate living room that comes with sofa bed and couches—most bedrooms have twin beds. Housekeeping is available every day and fresh towels and liners are also provided regularly.
Food, Drink and Entertainment
The main restaurant serves breakfast (7:30am to 10am), lunch (12:30am to 2pm) and dinner (7pm to 9pm). Breakfast is continental in style but at lunch and dinner, the restaurant serves selected local and international cuisines. The hotel also features a poolside bar that serves light meals, snacks, beer, cocktails and other alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks. And in the evening, the indoor main bar serves an extensive alcohol menu—this is where evening animation takes place. As for all-inclusive guests, snacks (11am to 12:30am and 2:30pm to 5:30pm) and afternoon tea (5pm to 6pm) are also served.
Sports, Games and Entertainment
The hotel houses two outdoor swimming pools, each designed with kid’s paddle pool in the adjoining—loungers and parasols are available. You can partake in the water gymnasium, water polo and water volleyball, or play darts, table tennis, billiards, electronic games, petanca and more. The evening animation takes place between 9pm and 11pm, presenting dance shows, karaoke, cultural shows, live music and bingo games. The hotel also offers bike rental and internet café, and there is kid’s play area.
Located in Aldeia das Acoteias, Luna Alpinus is a four-star hotel that houses 185 guestrooms. The hotel is built next to Pine Cliffs Golf Course, about a kilometre from the sandy Falésia Beach. You will find numerous restaurants and cafes around the hotel, but for more options, you can walk towards Balaia Golf Village, which is hardly 2 km away. In the surroundings you will also find tons of handicraft shops, clubs and vibrant bars. You will also find several golf courses around the hotel, but you can consider day trips to Zoomarine Algarve, Praia da Coelha Beach, Castle of Paderne, Praia da Marinha, Roman ruins of Cerro da Vila and more—the Faro Airport is 25 km from the hotel.
***The hotel offers free daily shuttle to Albufeira and Falésia beach between May and October.
Distance to Beach: 1 km
Time to Beach (walking): 10 minutes
Distance to Shops and Restaurants: 400 metres
Time to Shops and Restaurants (walking): 5 minutes